Basic & clinical endocrinology.

Other Authors: Greenspan, Francis S. 1920-, Gardner, David G.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : London : Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill, 2001
Edition: 6th ed. /
Series: A Lange medical book
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to endocrinology
  • Hormone synthesis & release
  • Mechanisms of hormone action - Endocrine autoimmunity
  • Hypothalamus & pituitary
  • Growth
  • The thyroid gland
  • Mineral metabolism & metabolic bone disease
  • Glucocorticoids & adrenal androgens
  • Endocrine hypertension
  • Adrenal medulla
  • Testes
  • Ovaries
  • Abnormalities of sexual determination & differentiation
  • Puberty
  • The endocrinology of pregnancy
  • Regulatory peptides of the gut
  • Pancreatic hormones & diabetes mellitus
  • Hypoglycemic disorders
  • Disorders of lipoprotein metabolism
  • Obesity & overweight
  • Hormones & cancer
  • Humoral manifestations of malignancy
  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia
  • Geriatric endocrinology
  • Endocrine emergencies
  • AIDS endocrinopathies
  • Appendix: Table of normal hormone reference ranges.